Painting

This piece by Su Hanchen from the Song Dynasty features two children playing outside on a winter's day. (Image: The Epoch Times)

Art Appreciation: Children at Play in Winter

In Chinese paintings, one important genre is figure painting. Nevertheless, images with children as the main subject are relatively rare. It was not until the time of the Six Dynasties (220-589) that children became the main focus in paintings, and…

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Art Appreciation: Children at Play in Winter

In Chinese paintings, one important genre is figure painting. Nevertheless, images with children as the main subject are relatively rare. It was not until the time of the Six Dynasties…

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Lillian Addie: Art and the Struggle for Identity

Today I met Lillian Addie, a 25-year-old artist who is having her first exhibit at the lovely Shirley Burke gallery in Parkdale, a seaside suburb of Melbourne, Australia. Lillian’s paintings…

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When Celebrities Meet Ballpoint Pen Art

Earlier this year, a young man from Shanxi Province wowed many people with his extraordinary works of ballpoint pen art after they were shared widely on social media.

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Exquisite Chinese New Year Paintings

New Year paintings are a kind of traditional Chinese painting that originated from ancient “Door-Knights Paintings,” which were officially dubbed New Year paintings in the Qing Dynasty.